GCSEase: Hot Wired

The Hot Wired series examines six exciting contexts, such as round the world yacht racing and sportswear production, to discover the crucial role ICT in the world around us.

There are 5 videos in this series.

25 mins London Eye
In this episode of Hot Wired we see how ICT has played a crucial role in the design of one of London's recent iconic landmarks, the London Eye.
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25 mins Web Surf
A look at how a group of Devon surfers use the internet as a communication tool and to search for information.
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25 mins Eden Project
A visit to the Eden Project reveals how ICT helps to control the climate and monitor plants as well as manage the visitors and tickets.
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25 mins Personal Trainers
In this episode of Hot Wired, we visit Decathlon - a retail sports outlet with CAD and research facilities as well as its own manufacturing base.
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25 mins Clipper Ventures
A look at how a group of young people, who take part in round the world yacht racing, use ICT as a vital communication tool.
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